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Relationship Tips: 7 Reasons Your Partner Should Be Your Best Friend

I think a big issue with relationships these days is that people (particularly men) separate the idea of a relationship from the idea of a friendship. That being said – I have my own thoughts and opinions on the concept…

7 Reasons You Should Never Marry A Girl Until You’ve Traveled With Her

I’m sitting down to my computer for the first time in over a week after returning from an amazing destination wedding, which we extended into a vacation as well. We visited Playa Del Carmen on the Riviera Maya strip of the…

The Advice Nobody Has Ever Given You: It’s Your Fault You’re Single

Having put myself in a situation where I consistently write about dating and relationships from the male perspective, I have also put myself – understandably – in a situation where my opinions are criticized and ridiculed. Hey, bring it on,…

GTFO: 8 Warning Signs She’s Not The Right Woman For You

We’ve spent a lot of time discussing things that good men don’t do, as well as things that they need to do better. But we must not forget that there are two sides to relationships and that men need to know…

The Science Behind The Chemistry: This Is What Actually Happens To Your Brain When You Fall In Love

When you fall in the love, everything changes: The days seem a little brighter, your smile looks a little wider and everything feels fresh, new and beautiful. And, apparently, there are changes going on inside your brain, too. Frontiers in…

8 Lame Excuses Used To Justify Cheating In A Relationship

A friend of mine recently tagged me in a comment on Facebook under an article that was discussing a new dating site that caters to ‘swingers, polyamorous couples, and ethical cheaters.’ Ethical cheaters? The first thought I had, which I’m sure many…

16 Ways To Explain Our Love-Hate Relationship With Tequila

Tequila and I share a special relationship. It’s not quite as relaxing as a glass of wine, and it’s not quite as cliché as vodka. It’s not as old school as gin, and it’s not quite as standard as a…

5 Signs Your Career is Killing Your Romance

We all desire success. We stay focused and work hard, but at what point does our professional life interfere with our personal life? If we are in a relationship, is there a line to be drawn when work begins to…

This Is What The ‘Perfect Relationship’ Really Looks Like

I think the ideas of a solid, happy, healthy relationship – and the idea of a ‘perfect’ relationship, often become misconstrued. I have never said that couples won’t fight, disagree, or argue. These are all natural parts of life and…

10 Thoughts He Has When He Says ‘I Love You’

The word ‘love’ takes on many different forms and meanings. There are casual ‘luv ya’ texts to a friend, the love we share between family members, the love we have for a best friend, and then there is the deep, intimate…

11 Things He Secretly Loves About You

When a man is falling in love with a woman, there are many small or less obvious things about her and her personality that will bring a smile not only to his face, but also to his heart. So, what…

Think Again: 11 Reasons Good Men Won’t Cheat

Cheating in a relationship is, of course, not monopolized by either gender. Men cheat, women cheat, and according to studies, they have different reasons for doing so. I don’t think we can necessarily just say “men cheat for this reason, and…

#Foreveralone: 8 Reasons It’s Okay To Be Single

It’s the holiday season! Usually around this time of year, single people are starkly reminded of their relationship status. Family gets together, grandparents ask questions, the frantic hunt for a plus one to your company party ensues…but this doesn’t just happen…

Till Death Do Us Part: The Importance Of Building Trust As A Foundation

Trust, without question, is one of the most important bricks when building the foundation of a strong relationship. Without trust, you cannot have real love. I have emphasized the importance of trust in a relationship in previous articles, but I…

On Your “A” Game? Why Your Dating Strategy Just Isn’t Going To Cut It Anymore

There’s an article in The New York Times called “The End of Courtship?” which I find to be more than a little disappointing. The article discusses how men generally put minimal effort into dating or women anymore and the extent of dates these…

15 Things She Wishes You Would Realize

Women have an almost unshakable reputation for being difficult to understand. Some will admit that they don’t always blame men for not being able to understand them because sometimes they don’t even understand themselves. But, don’t we all feel this…

On Again, Off Again: Five Reasons The Wrong People Stay Together

First, I need to give a disclaimer: Invariably any time I write an article like this people attempt to educate me on the psychology of abusive relationships and why people do not leave. It is very important to note that…

The One Rare Quality Men Want In A Woman

I was asked a very interesting question last night that I haven’t been able to stop thinking about, so I decided to write something on the topic. I certainly don’t want to sound cynical or judgmental, but I have brushed…

Mr Right: 10 Signs He Has Long Term Potential

Well, it’s official. Half of all American adults are now single. Some, I’m sure, by choice. But it is safe to admit that many are frustrated or losing hope. In my experience with the discussions I have had, my guess would…

Surprising Her? How To Nail It To Perfection

A timeless tale, an endless lie, a test that has been carried out across men all over the world! “I hate surprises!” she says, and of course, as a man, you believe her. Now… listen to these words very carefully……